40 outrageous pictures (mostly of Miley Cyrus) from the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards you have to see!

GOOD NEWS: British rock band Mumford & Sons are heading to South Africa in 2016 for three shows!

Ariel Winter's dad to control her estate

2012-12-13 14:39
 
Ariel Winter
Los Angeles - The father of Modern Family star Ariel Winter was given temporary control over the teenage actress' estate on Wednesday, in a court-approved settlement in Los Angeles after allegations that her mother had abused her.

Winter, 14, who plays the brainy and precocious teenager Alex Dunphy on the Emmy-winning ABC comedy, will remain under temporary guardianship of her older sister, Shanelle Gray, under the settlement, court officials have said.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas scheduled a hearing for 29 March 2013 in which he could hand permanent guardianship over to Gray and control of Winter's estate to her father, Glenn Workman.

No comment from publicist

Gray, 34, was first awarded temporary guardianship of the actress in October.

Winter's mother, Chrisoula Workman has denied allegations, submitted in earlier court documents, that she verbally and physically abused her daughter.

Messages left with Winter's publicist and attorney seeking comment were not immediately returned.
Read more on:    ariel winter  |  tv  |  celebrities  |  modern family
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent Gossip

Gabriel Macht, aka Mr Harvey Specter from Suits, has been spotted in Cape Town. Read More »

Justin Bieber has confessed he is ''in love'' with his new Silky Terrier, Esther. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.